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Mitsubishi Electric HC5

60

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Mitsubishi Electric HC5

Mitsubishi Electric HC5

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A stunningly quiet but inferior spec projector
23dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 140000:1 Yes Aug 2013
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Mitsubishi Electric HC5 Review

We have scored the Mitsubishi Electric HC5 as follows:
60
Overall Score
Average

Why Has it Scored 60?

It has some great features.
HC5 1080p 3d home theatre projector
Powered by reflective full-high-definition SXRD panels
Separate SXRD panels for each primary colour
Reproduction of 3d images at 240 frames/second
Impressively high contrast ratio - up to 140000:1
Smaller grid pattern for clearer large screen images
High-speed response time for clear projection of fast moving images
High performance video processor
New 1.8x power zoom lens
Cinema colour filter

Mitsubishi Electric HC5 In-Depth Analysis

Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Mitsubishi Electric HC5 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This Mitsubishi Electric projector has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all multimedia projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Mitsubishi Electric HC5 of only 23dB is quieter than 98% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

Projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Mitsubishi Electric HC5 of 140,000 is very high compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 3% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Mitsubishi Electric HC5 of only 1,100 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 7% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Supports 3D

The Mitsubishi Electric HC5 supports 3D. 59% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Shorter Than Average Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The Mitsubishi Electric HC5's service life of lamp of only 2,000h is in the shortest 3% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Mitsubishi Electric HC5 has a handheld remote control. 80% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Mitsubishi Electric HC5 of 230W is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 52% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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3D-Ready

The Mitsubishi Electric HC5 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of multimedia projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Supports Full HD

The Mitsubishi Electric HC5 supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The Mitsubishi Electric HC5 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

mitsubishi hc5

Barcodes:

00798304279498, 04066023305702

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